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Aspirin may reduce risk of some cancers

Long-term, regular aspirin use is associated with a reduced risk of some cancers, according to new research presented at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting, held April 18-22, 2015. The research was led by Yin Cao, postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Nutrition at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Read More

Greater focus needed on cancer prevention

While it’s important to develop new therapies to treat cancer, it’s just as important to make progress in cancer prevention and early detection, according…

Helping children rescued from Boko Haram

Eighty-four boys rescued by the Cameroonian army in March 2015 from Boko Haram, an Islamist terrorist group based in Nigeria, were initially silent. But that…